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GUARDAMAR DEL SEGURA: Hogueras– Fires, Beach Disco and Party and more
13 June 2012 @ 19:49


Guardamar del Segura

From 15 to 20 June

The Bonfire starts to take shape. The ‘Els Milotxes’ group and other volunteers

get together to carefully plan the Bonfire and the effigies to be burned. The

Bonfire will be located, as in previous years, beside the Church, in Sant Jaume


At 10 p.m. Cena de sobaquillo

(an open-air picnic. Bring your own food)

Thursday, 21 June

8 p.m.

parade along the streets, accompanied by traditional musicians. The ‘Party

Zone’ is opened and the ‘Bonfire Beauty 2012’ is presented to the public.

The ‘Bonfire Beauty Queens’ make their way to the Bonfire area. They

Friday, 22 June

9 p.m.

‘Puesta de largo’ Party, with a tradicional music band

10.30 p.m.

Fancy Dress Party

Cena de sobaquillo (an open-air picnic. Bring your own food) and

Saturday, 23 June

11 p.m.

‘Magic Night of St. John’ on the beach (Centre Beach area)


Fireworks display followed by Disco and dancing on the beach

Sunday, 24 June

8 a.m.

Despertà (Wake-up call from the organising Group ELS MILOTXES)

2 p.m.


Mascletà (Fire crackers and noisy gunpowder event in the Town Hall

8 p.m.

Offering of flowers to our Lady of the Rosary

Mass in honour of St John in the town’s parish church followed by

8.45 p.m.

Parade in traditional costume with musicians

1 a.m.

and dancing

Cremà de la Foguera 2012. The Bonfire is eventually lit followed by Disco




Tourist Info Guardamar Plaça de la Constitució, 7 03140 Guardamar del Segura

Tel. 96 572 44 88 Fax 96 572 72 92

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